Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Aarau

The area's monuments and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Aarau. Well known for its spas, parks and restaurants, this welcoming city won't disappoint. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Aarau

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Aarau has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fricktal Golf Club (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Sole Uno (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Trampolino (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Langenthal Deer Park (17 mi / 27.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Aarau

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Aarau is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kasino Park (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Eptingen Lookout Point (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Strohmuseum Im Park (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Lake Hallwil (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Aarau

The nearest airport is in Zurich (ZRH), located 24.6 mi (39.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Basel (BSL-EuroAirport), which is 27.8 mi (44.8 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Aarau Station.

Where to stay around Aarau?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 16 vacation rentals near Aarau. From 12 Condos/Apartments to 2 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Aarau for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Aarau?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Aarau. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Aarau Church: 42 vacation rentals
  • Aargau Art Museum: 42 vacation rentals
  • Naturama Aargau Museum: 43 vacation rentals
  • Kasino Park: 43 vacation rentals
  • Aarau Station: 43 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Aarau listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Aarau?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 12 Condos/Apartments in Aarau. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Aarau include:

  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Studios: 11 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Aarau?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Aarau. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.